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Re: tabs vs. spaces in source code

From: Han-Wen Nienhuys
Subject: Re: tabs vs. spaces in source code
Date: Mon, 27 Jul 2009 15:16:21 +0000

On Sat, Jul 25, 2009 at 5:30 AM, Graham
Percival<address@hidden> wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 24, 2009 at 06:15:31PM -0700, Mark Polesky wrote:
>> Thanks, Neil. My editor does confusing things with tabs.
>> I hate them. Who would object if I just started running
>> tabs->spaces on the source docs? I think we should have
>> a strict no-tabs rule. And I'm in good company:
> If the programmers, particularly Han-Wen (who appears to already
> agree with this) decide to make it a standard, fine.  This should
> also be mentioned in the CG, just like all the doc policy items.

Sure - just include a .emacs snippet in the appropriate docs, so I
know how to configure my editor, if I ever get to hacking lily again.

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